Jack Crawford “Papa Jack”, 81, of Gray, Georgia passed away peacefully at his residence, Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from a terminal illness. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Clinton United Methodist Church. Family will greet friends at the church one hour prior to service. Graveside service will follow immediately at Cedar Ridge Cemetery.
Jack was born on June 16, 1937 in Macon. He was a United States Air Force Veteran, retired civil service electrician from Robins Air Force Base, and a member of IBEW. He was an active member of Clinton United Methodist Church in Gray.
Jack is survived by his wife of 52 years, Carolyn; daughters, Deborah Morris of Macon, Arlene (Rusty) Sisson, and Pam King, both of Texas; daughter-in-law, Deena Hammond of Gray; grandchildren, Tiffani (Robby) Peavler, Brandi (Jeremy) Hinshaw, Staci (Lee) Rice, Ashley (Chris) Bolt, Ronnie and Danny King, Alysha Hunt, and Christine Vickers; and many great grandchildren, Madisyn, Brynlee, Toby, Cooper, Graham, Murphy, Chandler, McKayla and Logan.
Jack is preceded in death by his parents, Willie Reid Crawford, Billie Irene Pope, and son, Michael Hammond.
Flowers are acceptable, although donations can be made to Clinton United Methodist Church, 110 Old Highway 18, Gray, GA 31032.
Please visit www.hartsmort.com to sign the online memorial.
Hart’s Mortuary, Jones County Chapel, 307 Pecan Lane, Gray, GA 31032 has charge of arrangements.